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English word reunite comes from English unite, English re-.

Reunite etymology ?

Reunite detailed word origin explanation

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
unite English (eng) (UK, historical) A British gold coin worth 20 shillings, first produced during the reign of King James I, and bearing a legend indicating the king's intention of uniting the kingdoms of England and Scotland. (reciprocal) To come together as one.. (transitive) To bring together as one.
re- English (eng) A completive or intensification of the base; up, a-, out. Again, anew. Back, backward.
reunite English (eng) (ambitransitive, reciprocal) To unite again.

Words with the same origin as reunite

Descendants of unite
unit
Descendants of re-
reborn rebuild recall recognize reconsider reconstruction recover recreate redo refill relay release remark reopen repair replace replacement reschedule reset resign resort rethink retire rewind rewrite